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Welcome To The Port Gamble Blog!

We're not experts, but we've been to a wedding or two. We'd like to help any and all future brides and grooms.

On our blog we talk about anything and everything wedding, we want to help create your perfect day! So grab something to drink or munch on and we'll see you in the blog posts!

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Vendor Spotlight: Essence of the Thymes Catering

This month’s vendor spotlight features our friends over at Essence of the Thymes Catering! Whether you are planning a lavish wedding reception or a chic wedding party, Essence of the Thymes Catering will work with you to create a fun affair that exceeds your every expectation. As a custom-to-the-client caterer, Essence of the Thymes will […]

The Perks of DIY

There are quite a few perks of incorporating some DIY projects into your big day. Creating favors, centerpieces, or any other detail yourself adds a very charming personal touch that you guests will appreciate. These DIY details can also be a reason to get your wedding party together! Getting help from your bridesmaids not only […]

Our Favorite Florals

From bouquets to centerpieces, you can’t think about your wedding day decor without thinking about the flowers. Choosing your flowers can be one of the most exciting parts of the wedding planning process. Whether you’re thinking about blush pinks and leafy greens or something with a little bit more pop of color, we hope you […]

Wedding Show Tips!

If you’re engaged (congratulations!!), I hope you’re planning to attend at least one of the wedding shows this winter. They’re a great resource for meeting all sorts of vendors, and finding some inspiration for your big day. We’ve put together a few tips to help you get the most out of your day at a […]

Year in Review: 2017

The year is quickly coming to a close and soon we will be welcoming in a new year! We would like to say thank you to all of the great couples we have had the honor of working with over the year and can’t wait to see what 2018 holds! Until then, we would like […]

Off Season Decor Inspiration

Having your special day in the off season presents the opportunity to set your wedding apart from the rest. Everything from the decor to the types of drinks you serve can embody the winter months. Here are some of the ways our brides here at Port Gamble set themselves apart from the rest by embracing […]

Whimsical Winter Wedding

Christmas is just a few weeks away, which means we’re taking a look back at one of our favorite winter weddings of 2016. From the decor to the fashion, Jake + Bailey’s December wedding featured aspects that we love so much about the holiday season. Lush seasonal greens and a neutral color palette paired together […]

4 Big Reasons to Shop Local For Your Wedding Vendors

Shopping local has been trending for quite some time now, but we’re here to tell you why, when it comes to your vendors, local isn’t just trendy – it’s truly better! 1. Travel fees Choosing vendors that are local to your venue location can cut down on travel/delivery fees! 2. They know each other When […]

Wedding Show Survival Guide

If you’re engaged (congratulations!!), I hope you’re planning to attend at least one of the wedding shows this winter. They’re a great resource for meeting all sorts of vendors, and finding some inspiration. We’ve put together a few tips to help you get the most out of your day at a show. Come Prepared I […]

Meet the Staff

Stephanie WheelerWedding & Event Coordinator Stephanie Wheeler grew up in Orlando, Florida and recently moved to Kitsap County with her fiancé. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida in Hospitality Management in 2013. She has worked in restaurants and hotels, but felt those industries weren’t for her. So, in […]